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  1. Our nominations for genius grants from the world of sports

    Gene Wojciechowski

    The MacArthur Foundation awarded its "Genius Grants" again last month. And again, sports got the shaft. How could they overlook the brilliance in our world? Our nominations include ...

    Story | Conversation | October 12, 2011
  2. Mark Cuban is ready for Major League Baseball, and it's past time...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    It's a no-brainer by now: Baseball needs Mark Cuban much more than Mark Cuban needs baseball. The league has no excuse for keeping him from buying the Dodgers.

    Story | Conversation | June 24, 2011
  3. Rose on Heat? If '08 lottery went by odds

    Gene Wojciechowski

    CHICAGO -- Derrick Rose should be wearing a Miami Heat uni. He knows it. Pat Riley knows it. Most of all, the Chicago Bulls know it. Read the entire story....

    Blog | May 20, 2011
  4. 2011 NBA Playoffs: Chicago Bulls' lottery luck in 2008 turned out...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    If the 2008 lottery went by the numbers, Chicago Bulls star Derrick Rose would've ended up playing for the Miami Heat.

    Story | Conversation | May 19, 2011
  5. How to determine Albert Pujols' real value to a team such as the ...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    So he's the best player in baseball. Does that make Albert Pujols worth $300 million over a 10-year contract? How do you decide? What would you do? One owner has answers for us.

    Story | Conversation | February 24, 2011
  6. LeBron James chose the Miami Heat as his new team for good reason...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    LeBron James chose the Heat for the right reasons. But the way he did it? Ugh!

    Story | Conversation | July 08, 2010
  7. LeBron James: Sorting through pros, cons of Bulls, Cavs, Mavs, Kn...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    LeBron James is facing a kind of extreme pressure he's never seen on a basketball court. Is it possible he could panic?

    Story | Conversation | June 30, 2010
  8. Wojciechowski: Don't fire Vinny

    Gene Wojciechowski

    Don't do it, Pax. I know you want to. I know it's the easy thing to do. I know you probably made up your mind months ago. But firing Vinny Del Negro would be a mistake that will come back to haunt you and the Chicago Bulls. Nine times out of 10...

    Blog | April 14, 2010
  9. What if LeBron James, Dwyane Wade and Chris Bosh decided to play ...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    OK, so it's a fantasy. But there is a way to keep LeBron smiling forever. All it takes is sacrifice and a little help from friends like D-Wade and Chris Bosh.

    Story | Conversation | February 23, 2010
  10. Gene Wojciechowski's 50 things we can do without in sports

    Gene Wojciechowski

    Sports are great. But here are 50 things that, even without, would make it better.

    Story | Conversation | June 01, 2009
  11. Derrick Rose's first season with the Chicago Bulls is an on-court...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    Enough with Manny being Manny. Derrick being Derrick is a story worth telling in Chicago -- and beyond.

    Story | Conversation | May 11, 2009
  12. NBA Playoffs: Chicago Bulls and Boston Celtics complete an all-ti...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    Game 7 didn't offer a dramatic ending, but the Bulls and Celtics should be celebrated for giving us this all-time classic.

    Story | Conversation | May 02, 2009
  13. NBA Playoffs: After four OT games, let's push Chicago Bulls-Bosto...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    After the triple-OT classic between the Bulls and Celtics, it's clear this series should not end.

    Story | Conversation | April 30, 2009
  14. Daily Dime: Another instant classic -- Celtics vs. Bulls Game 6

    Gene Wojciechowski

    After another instant classic in Game 6, does the Bulls vs. Celtics series have to come to an end?

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | April 30, 2009
  15. Gene Wojciechowski: The Boston Celtics are finding out how diffic...

    Gene Wojciechowski

    Winning an NBA title is tough. Defending one is near impossible. Just ask the Celtics, who are battling injuries, fatigue and the young Bulls.

    Story | Conversation | April 29, 2009
  16. Daily Dime: What more can you ask for?

    Gene Wojciechowski

    It took four games, but Kobe has finally arrived in the playoffs. And it's a big reason why the Lakers are now up 3-1.

    SpecialFeature | Conversation | April 26, 2009